Cabot School

Washington Northeast Supervisory Union

Cabot , Vermont ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2912702
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 29, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 2018

Job Description

High School Mathematics Teacher

Cabot School is seeking a dynamic, student-centered teacher to lead our high school mathematics program next year, delivering explicit math instruction to students in small classes, grades 9-12. Strong skills in instruction and communication are essential, combined with the ability to reach a diverse range of learning styles, often in the same class. Candidates should believe in inclusive learning environments and have experience working with diverse learners.

Recognizing the need to transform the traditional high school model to meet the demands that a changing world places on our students, we have made a strong commitment to project-based learning, steeping rigorous academics in real-world, relevant experiences and a focus on proficiency-based graduation. Our ideal candidate will be able to connect rigorous, college-preparatory mathematics with practical applications, and empower students to understand both mathematical concepts, as well as their purpose in the post-secondary world.

Core qualifications include:

• A Vermont Educator’s license with an endorsement in secondary math, or the ability to acquire appropriate licensure. Dual certification in a science or engineering field is desirable but certainly not required.
• Graduate or undergraduate degree focus in Mathematics.
• Experience with direct instruction in math required and student self-direction.
• A strong understanding of best practices in math instruction and assessment.
• Skill in utilizing current technology to support instruction.
• A growth mindset, including the belief that strong teachers frequently need to hone their instructional practice to maximize the engagement and academic growth of all students.
• A commitment to proficiency-based curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
• A passion for working with high-school age youth, and the ability to effectively engage students.

In your cover letter, please address your ability to differentiate instruction and reach a wide variety of learner profiles.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Math: Algebra
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  • Welcome TO Cabot School!

    Cabot School, located in Cabot, Vermont (25 miles from Montpelier, the state capital) is a small, successful rural PreK-12 school. Our school is part of a strong and supportive community that values its students and encourages the acquisition of knowledge and skills necessary for them to become and remain informed, productive, self-sufficient and responsible citizens.

    Our core values are respect, responsibility, kindness and engagement. We manifest these values through a project-based approach to learning that places strong emphasis on authenticity, culture + relationships, and curiosity + creativity + design. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Washington Northeast Supervisory Union is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • David Schilling , Principal
    • PO Box 98
    • 25 Common Road
    • Cabot, Vermont 05647
    • Phone: 802-563-2289
    • Fax: 802-563-2022
    • Email: click here

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